Harcourt Butler Technological Institute

Harcourt Butler Technological Institute (H.B.T.I – Kanpur), since its inception has been a source of encouragement in the field of technology and science. The institute offers the most suitable environment for research, industry-based education, and personality development. The institute has two campuses – east and west. It is renowned for the research projects and has received aid of INR 24.87 crore from the World Bank for conducting research work in different departments. The aid is spent towards buying new laboratory apparatus and equipments, developing infrastructure, repair and maintenance of old laboratory apparatus and equipments, developing toward overall growth and community, and funding for lectures and research attended by faculty members in the foreign universities. In the year 2011, the institute got the award for being the Best Government Engineering College, according to the Star News National B School rating.

Name of the Institution Harcourt Butler Technological Institute
Type of Institution Science and Technology
Location/Contact Details Harcourt Butler Technological InstituteNawabganj, Kanpur (U.P.) – 208 002Phone : +91-512-2534001-05

Fax: +91-512-2533812

Email: registrar@hbti.ac.in

Affiliation / Accreditation
  • Accredited by the NBA (National Board of Accreditation)
  • Affiliated to Uttar Pradesh Technical University, (Lucknow)
Courses Offered Undergraduate Programs -B.Tech Degree in the following streams:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer Science Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Food Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Oil Technology
  • Biochemical Engineering
  • Paint Technology
  • Leather Technology
  • Plastic Technology


Undergraduate Science programs:

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics


Post Graduate Degrees:


M.Tech (Part time ) -

  • Electrical
  • Chemical
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical


M.Tech (Full time ) -

  • Electronics Engineering
  • Chemical Technology (with specialization in Biochemical Engineering or Oil Technologyor Food Technology)
  • CAD
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Science
  • Engineering
  • Humanities and Social Science
Admission Procedure/Eligibility Criteria Admission to undergraduate programs is offered to candidates who have completed +2 board examination with physics, chemistry and mathematics. Eligible candidates need to qualify in a written entrance examination, followed by an interview.For admission to post graduate courses, candidates need to complete graduation degree in the specific subject. Candidates are selected on the basis of performance in the written entrance examination, followed by an interview.


Candidates for post graduation programs need to qualify in GATE.


At the time of admission, selected candidates need to produce the following documents:


  • Proof of date of birth
  • Mark sheet of all examinations passed
  • GATE Score Card
  • Documents in support of reservation (if applicable)
  • No objection certificate (for employed candidates)


M.Tech part time candidates need to produce a demand Draft of INR 1500, drawn in favor of Director, H.B.T.I., Kanpur. (The demand draft needs to be brought at the time of interview; otherwise the candidate will not be selected).

Placements The institute provides hundred percent placement assistance to the successful students. Some of the regular recruiters are -

  • Accenture Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi\Bangalore
  • Adani Wilmar, Mumbai\Ahmedabad
  • Acalmer Wilmer Ltd., Hyderabad.
  • Adobe Systems, Noida
  • Aditya Cement, Chittorgarh
  • Alembic Ltd., Vadodra
  • AKZO NOBEL, Bangalore
  • Agro Tech Foods Ltd., Secunderabad
  • Ambuja Cement Eastern Ltd., Raipur
  • Amul Dairy, Anand
  • ALSTOM Ltd., Kolkata
  • Alfa Laval (1) Ltd.,Pune
  • Avery Denison, Gurgaon
  • Ashok Leyland., Bangalore\Chennai
  • B.A.S.F.Industries Ltd., Mumbai
  • Asian Paints(India)Ltd.,Mumbai
  • B.P.C.L., Mumbai
  • Bajaj Tempo Limited., Dhar (M.P.).
  • Bajaj Auto Limited., Mumbai
  • Bharat Electronics Ltd., Bangalore
  • Balmer Lawrie & Co. Ltd., Kolkata
  • Balaji Bakers Pvt.Ltd., Gorakhpur.
  • Bharti Televentures Limited., Noida
  • Birla Soft, Noida
  • Birla Cements, Chittorgarh.
  • Brooke Bond Lipton Ltd., Ghaziabad
  • Brittania Industries Ltd., New Delhi
  • Castrol(1) Ltd., Mumbai
  • Calpro Food Pvt.Ltd., New Delhi
  • Cendura Software Pvt.Ltd., Hyderabad
  • C-Dot, New Delhi
  • Computer Sciences Corporation, Noida
  • Continental Carbon Ltd., New Delhi
  • Chambal Chemicals & Fertilizers Ltd., Kota
  • Coromandel Software Ltd., Bangalore
  • Cranes Software International (P) Ltd., Bangalore
  • Dabur India Ltd., New Delhi
  • CSG Systems India Pvt.Ltd., New Delhi
  • Eicher GoodEarth Ltd., New Delhi
  • Galaxy Surfactants Ltd., Mumbai
  • Flex Industries Ltd., Dehradun
  • Global Icons, Noida
  • FSS, Gurgaon
  • Goodlass Nerolac Paints Ltd., Mumbai
  • Gas Authority of India Ltd., New Delhi
  • H.C.L. Infinet Ltd., Noida
  • Godrej Industries Ltd., Mumbai
  • Gwalior Oil Mills Ltd., Mumbai
  • Grasim Cements, Raipur
  • H.C.L.Technologies Ltd., Gurgaon
  • GTL Ltd., Lucknow
  • H.L.L. Research Centre, Bangalore
  • H.C.L. Infosystems Ltd., Noida
  • HCC, Mumbai
  • Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd., Haldia
  • Hero Honda Motors Ltd., Gurgaon
  • Heinz India Ltd., Aligarh
  • Hindustan Lever Ltd., Bangalore
  • Johnson and Johnson, Mumbai
  • HCL TECH, Noida
  • Hindalco Industries Ltd., Sonbhadra\Renukoot
  • I.B.M.Global Services(1) Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore\Gurgaon\Pune
  • India Polyfibres Ltd., Barabanki
  • HP, GDIC, Bangalore
  • Indian Rayon & Industries Ltd., Veraval
  • I.T.C., Bangalore
  • Ispaat Industries, New Delhi
  • Infosys Technology Ltd., Bangalore
  • Infogain India Pvt. Ltd., Noida
  • J.K.Tyres Ltd., Ahmedabad
  • International Electronic Devices Ltd., Ghaziabad
  • Jenson and Nicholson India Ltd., Kolkata
  • Jaypee Rewa Cement, Rewa
  • Kothari Infotech Pvt.Ltd.,Surat
  • Larson and Toubro Infotech, Hyderabad\Mumbai L.G. Polymers Ltd., Vishakhapatnam
  • McDowells & Company Ltd., New Delhi
  • Motorola, Bangalore
  • Nestle India Ltd., Moga
  • Novartis, Navi Mumbai
  • Parle Products Ltd., Mumbai
  • Pepsi Food Ltd., Patiala
  • Quark Media House, Mohali
  • Ranbaxy Research Laboratories, Gurgaon
  • Reliance Industries Ltd., Mumbai
  • Satyam Infotech Ltd., Chennai
  • Shaw Wallace & Company Ltd., Mumbai
  • Siemens Information System Ltd., New Delhi
  • Simplex, Kolkata
  • Sterlite Technology Centre, Salem (T.N.).
  • Syntel Softwares ,Chennai
  • T.E.L.C.O. Constructing Equipment Company, Bangalore
  • T.V.S. Motors Co. Ltd.,Hosur(T.N.)
  • Tata Chemicals, New Delhi
  • T.V.S. Electronics, Bangalore
  • Tata Consultancy Services, New Delhi
  • Tata Motors Limited, (Lucknow / Jamshedpur, Pune)
  • Texas Instruments, Bangalore
  • Tridant Techlabs Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi
  • Wipro Technologies Ltd., Bangalore
  • Vadilal Ice Cream, Bareilly
  • Wimpy GoodWill Foods Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi
  • Yamaha Motors, New Delhi
  • Yasu Technologies, Hyderabad
  • XPRO India Ltd., Faridabad
  • Yash Paper Ltd.,Hyderabad
Extracurricular Activities The students engage in lot of extra curricular activities. The following clubs are offered by the institute, as platforms to follow the individual hobbies and passion:

  • Yoga Club
  • Personality Development Club
  • Hobby Club
  • Cultural Council
  • Literary Council
  • National Service Scheme (NSS)
  • Photography Club
  • Cinema Club
  • Indian Society for Technical Education
  • Institute of Engineers (India)
  • Sports Council
  • Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (IICHE)
  • Society for Mechanical Engineers
  • IEE


The institute also offers sports facilities and infrastructure to the students’ recreation. The institute has its own athletic track, badminton hall, gymnasium, and several play grounds. Some of the sports enjoyed by the students are -

  • Football
  • Lawn Tennis
  • Cricket
  • Basketball
  • Hockey
  • Badminton
  • Volleyball
Awards / Scholarships The institute recognizes and encourages students showing outstanding performance through the following scholarships:

  • MCA Scholarship
  • Institute Merit Scholarship
  • AICTE scholarship
Established in the Year 1921
Website http://www.hbti.ac.in